Consultant Radiologist – Interventionalist
- Dunedin Hospital
- Permanent, Full-time
- Vascular Interventional subspecialty
Do you have a subspecialty interest in Vascular Interventional Radiology? Come and join our dedicated team of like-minded professionals who are committed to providing top-quality community care. This is a permanent, full-time position based in the vibrant city of Dunedin.
About the Role
The Southern DHB Radiology Service is provided to a population of approximately 310,000 people over the lower South Island. The two main hospitals in the region are located in Dunedin and Invercargill cities and both are affiliated with the University of Otago Medical School and have opportunities for teaching and research. Dunedin Hospital is a tertiary level hospital with 360 beds and provides all major specialties. We offer a full range of imaging modalities based on a digital RIS / PACS system.
The nature of the work will be predominantly emergency and inpatient cases and will involve the supervision of radiology registrars working alongside you. You would be expected to support and participate in radiology service and quality initiatives as part of your role.
Southern DHB is affiliated with the Otago Medical School and Dunedin Hospital provides training to Registrars from the Royal Australasian College of Radiologists, so we are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about teaching and passing on their knowledge to junior members of staff.
You will have several years’ experience as a consultant, ideally with a subspecialty in vascular interventional radiology, and take part in the vascular interventional daytime and on-call roster.
As an outstanding team player, you'll have the energy to make a positive difference with both patients and colleagues alike. You’ll also be enthusiastic about teaching and passing on their knowledge to junior members of staff. In addition to enjoying a challenging and varied workload, you can look forward to a competitive pay rate and a culture where staff are included, valued and respected for their expertise.
You must have FRANZCR qualified (or equivalent) and hold, or be eligible for, vocational registration with Medical Council of NZ. Candidates from outside of NZ are encouraged to apply and our experienced Recruitment Advisors are happy to answer your questions about coming to live and work with Southern DHB.
About Southern DHB
Welcome to Southern District Health Board. Our DHB covers the largest geographical catchment of all the DHB’s in New Zealand. We proudly provide top quality healthcare to our population. Dunedin Hospital is the Tertiary Hospital for our district, and enjoys a close relationship with the University of Otago School of Medicine. This gives our staff ready access to continuing professional development and we help provide training to students. In addition to enjoying a varied workload and an exceptional quality of life, you can look forward to a culture where staff are included, valued and respected for their expertise.
Dunedin is a city known for their southern hospitality and having some of New Zealand’s most famous scenery and holiday spots on its doorstep (Queenstown, Wanaka, Milford Sound, Stewart Island to name a few). You can enjoy a diverse range of leisure activities from skiing to trout fishing, surfing, hiking or mountain biking just a stone’s throw from your door. Dunedin has an abundance of amenities, educational (primary through tertiary) facilities, arts scene and cultural life.
Closing Date: open
Candidates please note that screening of applications will be ongoing throughout this advertising period and our advertising will be removed from the Southern DHB website in the event of the role being filled.
Candidates who are not currently registered with the New Zealand Medical Council should be aware that from 1 November 2017 it will be the requirement of the NZ Medical Council that your qualifications are approved through EPIC. If you have a commitment to working in New Zealand it is highly recommended that you start this process as soon as possible so as to allow your subsequent registration to be undertaken in a timely fashion. For more information please visit MCNZ website re EPIC Credentialing
For further information please contact Milair Ryalls, Recruitment Advisor – Senior Medical Officers, Phone (03) 470 9604 or Email:email@example.com